Simon Yates looks forward aggressive racing as he targets Tour de France white jersey

Orica-Scott to judge Yates on the way he rides more than the final result

Simon Yates wins stage six of 2017 Paris-Nice.

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

Simon Yates (Orica-Scott) will head into the Tour de France looking to emulate his twin brother Adam and win the white jersey for best young rider, hoping that the unusual course could play into his hands.

The 2017 Tour de France route features just 36.5km of time trialling and only three summit finishes, a course which Yates thinks could suit a rider of his characteristics and encourage aggressive racing.

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